fun w friends but Gem service and food poor

Norwegian Gem Cruise Review to Caribbean - Southern

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Reviews: 3
Helpful Votes: 12

Overall rating:

3.4 out of 5
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Norwegian Gem

10 Night Southern Caribbean (New York Roundtrip)

Sail date: February 15, 2019

Ship: Norwegian Gem

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: 9072

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

nothing special--did exact cruise a year ago and service was a ton better then--same for the quality of the food


3 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

2 out of 5
average at best

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5
fitness center--did not bother w other activities


4 out of 5

Service and Staff

2 out of 5
Staff was very friendly but service was poor. this was the first Norwegian cruise that we could not find pool side drink service--lines were long at bar waiting for a drink room steward was the best we ever had0he kept room perfect

Ship Quality

4 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
nothing special just average--would have been just as happy with inside room

Ports of call

San Juan, Puerto Rico Did not visit port

Basseterre, St. Kitts

4 out of 5
nice beach

Castries, St. Lucia

4 out of 5

St. John's, Antigua

4 out of 5
beautiful beach

Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas

4 out of 5
nice beach


4 out of 5
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